US President Donald Trump is still insisting that he will get his ‘Great Wall of Mexico’ built but cost estimates for this project vary hugely, according to several sources.
Trump’s own $12bn estimate is unsurprisingly the lowest yet even that would mean an average $31 for every one of the nation’s near 384m population, it would top $65 a head on Bernstein Research’s forecast. More than 1,250 miles of new fortification will be needed to completely seal the border with its southern neighbour.
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